The Secret To Success

Since 1981, El Charrito has been providing our customers with Mexican food, unlike anything you’ve tasted before. High-quality ingredients, passionate chefs, and dedication to excellence are all made fresh for you daily. Many people ask us, what is the secret to your success; the answer: our family recipes and secret tortilla ingredients.

Making our flour tortillas fresh daily, we pride ourselves on our ability to make them just as fast as we run out. People all over the Monterey Bay area, come to us to get a taste of what everyone is talking about.

What Mexican Food Should Really Taste Like

When preparing our food, we never take any shortcuts and are dedicated to true authenticity. As a symbol of our family’s love to yours, it is our goal to give people a taste of home. If we can prepare food that reminds you of your grandma’s cooking and brightens your day, we feel truly successful. Whether you are looking for a quick snack or want a full meal, we are confident in our ability to serve you with exactly what you desire.

Using traditional Mexican cooking styles and secret family recipes, we believe that at El Charrito once you taste perfection, you will never want to go anywhere else. From tortillas to fresh salsa and chile verde our family welcomes you to enjoy years of traditions and recipes you will not find anywhere else. We would love to serve you a piece of our family history; at El Charrito, you are a part of our family too.